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In light of the Corona crisis, all countries of the world are seeking to get out of the crisis with the least human and material losses and control the deadly virus Singapore - The Ministry of Health confirmed on Friday evening (February 26) 13 cases of Covid-19 virus, all of them were imported cases.
They consisted of one Singaporean, four permanent residents, one dependent permit holder, one long-term visitor permit holder, one work permit holder, and five work permit holders.
They were all put up with Stay Home Notices upon arrival in Singapore and tested afterwards. The Ministry of Health said that 12 of these had no symptoms, while one had symptoms.
The Singaporean was a 22-year-old man from Britain, while all four permanent residents were from India, including a 10-year-old girl.
The Ministry of Health said that there were no cases in the community or from the workers' accommodation. The number of new cases in the community has increased from one case two weeks ago to four in the past week.
The Ministry of Health also reported that of the 67 confirmed cases reported from February 20 to February 26, 36 were positive in serum tests while 18 were negative.
A total of 15 patients remained in hospital, including one in critical condition in the intensive care unit, while 66 patients are still recovering in community facilities.